US Capitol attack

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Congressman Jamie Raskin: ‘I’ll never forget the terrible sound of them trying to barrel into the chamber’
The congressman was in the Capitol the day it was stormed by Trump supporters, and led the impeachment prosecution. The fight, he says, is far from over

David Smith in Washington

05, Dec, 2021 @5:00 PM

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To Rescue the Republic review: Grant, the crisis of 1876 … and a Fox News anchor reluctant to call out Trump
Brett Baier has an eye on unity as well as compelling history. So why not say Trump refused to face the truth as Grant did?

John S Gardner

05, Dec, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Trump rails against Meadows for revealing Covid test cover-up – report
Guardian revealed explosive claims in chief of staff’s memoir as Trump slams ‘fake news’ but in private says aide ‘fucking stupid’

Martin Pengelly in New York

04, Dec, 2021 @1:57 PM

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Top Trump official to plead the fifth to Capitol attack committee
John Eastman, linked to efforts to stop certification of Biden victory, to invoke constitutional protection against self-incrimination

Hugo Lowell in Washington

03, Dec, 2021 @7:14 PM

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‘Handful of fanatics’ to blame for Capitol riot, Trump ally Meadows says in book
Ex-chief of staff downplays Trump involvement in insurrection and says mob had ‘absolutely no urging’ from the president

Martin Pengelly in New York

02, Dec, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Capitol attack panel recommends contempt prosecution for Jeffrey Clark
Former Trump DoJ official punished for refusal to comply with subpoena but gets last chance after 11th-hour statement

Hugo Lowell in Washington

02, Dec, 2021 @2:24 AM

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Trump chief of staff Meadows to cooperate with Capitol attack panel – as it happened
Mark Meadows providing records and agreeing to initial interview – get the latest politics news

Maanvi Singh (now) and Vivian Ho (earlier)

01, Dec, 2021 @12:51 AM

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Trump White House chief of staff Mark Meadows to testify before Capitol attack committee
Meadows will appear for a deposition and provide documents exempt from executive privilege before the committee

Hugo Lowell in Washington

30, Nov, 2021 @7:33 PM

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Trump called aides hours before Capitol riot to discuss how to stop Biden victory
Sources tell Guardian Trump pressed lieutenants at Willard hotel in Washington about ways to delay certification of election result

Hugo Lowell in Washington

30, Nov, 2021 @1:36 PM

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Capitol riot panel to vote for contempt charges against Trump DoJ official
Committee to vote to recommend criminal prosecution of Jeffrey Clark, who defied subpoena and refused to turn over documents

Hugo Lowell in Washington

29, Nov, 2021 @8:02 PM

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Trump challenges media and Democrats to debate his electoral fraud lie
Former president issues typically rambling statement and says public debate would be a TV ratings ‘bonanza’

Martin Pengelly in New York

28, Nov, 2021 @11:53 PM

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Capitol attack: Schiff says Mark Meadows contempt decision imminent
House panel investigating Trump supporters’ deadly riot but former White House chief of staff has not co-operated

Martin Pengelly in New York

28, Nov, 2021 @5:00 PM

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